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Multi-Purpose Taxi Program

Multi-Purpose Taxi Program

Given the increase in the wheelchair-accessible vehicles was only about 300 to begin with, it is not an unreasonable assumption that there could easily be 500 wheelchair-accessible vehicles included in the dormant 55 000 CPVs which are inoperative.

Planning and Environment Amendment Bill 2021

Planning and Environment Amendment Bill 2021

Mr BARTON (Eastern Metropolitan) (16:39): I rise to speak in support of the Planning and Environment Amendment Bill 2021 from Mr Hayes. The Planning and Environment Act 1987 has been for a long time weighted towards planning and development, with little regard to the...

Liquor Control Reform Amendment Bill 2021

Liquor Control Reform Amendment Bill 2021

Mr BARTON (Eastern Metropolitan) (16:31): Thank you, Mr Meddick. I rise to speak on the Liquor Control Reform Amendment Bill 2021. This bill will be incredibly damaging to our community. This bill will put more alcohol in the hands of minors. This bill will increase...

Children of Parents in Custody

Children of Parents in Custody

Mr BARTON (Eastern Metropolitan) (12:00): My question is for Minister Tierney, representing the Minister for Corrections and Minister for Youth Justice. It is estimated that 77 000 young people in Australia currently have parents who are in prison. These children are...